Jon Stewart Returns As Host Of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show At 11PM ET/PT

Following his 16-year tenure as host of Comedy Central’s The Daily ShowJon Stewart’s highly awaited homecoming as host begins tonight at 11 p.m. ET/PT.

Stewart’s return to the iconic desk as host every Monday is a part of The Daily Show’s 2024 Election Cycle coverage, with a rotating line-up of the show’s News Team on tap for the rest of the week.

Editor-in-Chief of The Economist Zanny Minton Beddoes will join Stewart as his first guest. The debut episode will also be simulcasted across CMT, Logo, MTV, MTV2, Paramount Network, Pop, and TV Land.  

Highlights from this week’s The Daily Show: Ears Edition 

  • “Backstage with Jon Stewart: A Look at The Daily Show in 2024”– In this podcast exclusive, Daily Show host Jon Stewart previews his plans for 2024 with showrunner/executive producer/writer Jen Flanz and co-executive producer/writer Zhubin Parang. They discuss what it’s like for Jon to be back at the Daily Show offices after all these years, how the media landscape has changed, and their plans for covering the 2024 election. They also discuss the correspondents taking on hosting duties, the correspondent casting process, Jon’s first impressions of Jordan Klepper and Trevor Noah’s audition tapes and more.